NSW: Concrete Supplier Pleads Guilty over Cement Mixer Accident

Reported by Admin | 15 Oct, 2010

The NSW Industrial Court has fined a concrete supply company $85,000 over a worker fatality in 2008. The Newcastle company, which supplies pre-mixed concrete primarily to the building industry, pleaded guilty to breaching section 8(1) of the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2000. On 14 March 2008, the worker climbed the rear of a moving …